Healthcare

Health industry launches initiatives aimed at social determinants of health

American Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), is a trade group and it has unveiled an initiative to address social determinants of health and wellbeing.

Social determinants of health impact health outcomes: Is it true?

Also, study confirms that most patients have at least one social determinant of health and wellbeing (SDoH) challenge.

CMS is working with other federal agencies to modernize its approach to digital technologies

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is working along with other federal agencies and lawmakers in Congress to modernize its approach towards data-driven medical devices and other innovative technologies.

Healthcare consumerism and patient empowerment are top healthcare industry trends

14.4% of respondents said healthcare consumerism & patient empowerment were top industry trends. Telehealth software lets patients connect to care in a more convenient way.

Walgreens brings emotional approach to healthcare with ‘Feel More Like You’ program

Walgreens launched a unique program in the U.S. designed to help oncology patients and survivors undergoing physical changes associated with cancer.